Hurricane Electric Hosts Unix Seminar
Fremont, California - September 1, 2004 - Hurricane Electric, a leading Technical Service Provider, will host "SysAdmin 101," an informative Unix seminar geared toward intermediate and advanced users as well as beginning system administrators. The seminar, being held on October 3, 2004, is the first in a series to come that are designed to promote continued education in the business and technology field.

Dave Taylor, prolific author, teacher, and speaker with 25 years of experience in the Unix community, will lead the comprehensive seminar, which will be packed with useful information for both intermediate and advanced Unix users even if they are not system administrators. "SysAdmin 101" will focus on teaching participants advanced command line interaction, shell scripting power techniques, and the core concepts underlying system administration, of a Unix or Linux system.

"Hurricane Electric regularly holds seminars to encourage continued education," said Mike Leber, Hurricane Electric president. "It's great to be able to secure such an outstanding, well written author to lead this seminar. This is an excellent opportunity to learn from a real expert in the field," comments Leber.

Seminar participants will receive a free month of colocation at Hurricane Electric's Fremont facility for their participation in the seminar. They will also receive a free copy of Dave Taylor's book, Sams Teach Yourself UNIX System Administration in 24 Hours, and a current edition of the Linux Journal Magazine.

"SysAdmin 101," will be held on Sunday, October 3, 2004, in Fremont, CA, between 10:00 a.m. and 6:00 p.m. Lunch will be provided by Hurricane Electric. The cost of the seminar is $199. Space is limited, so register early. To register for "SysAdmin 101," complete the form located at or call 510-580-4141.

Existing Hurricane Electric customers will receive a 50% discount on the seminar. Discounted group rates are also available.

About Hurricane Electric
Hurricane Electric is a Business TSP (Technical Service Provider) specializing in Colocation, Dedicated Servers, Direct Internet Connections, and Web Hosting. Hurricane Electric operates its own global network, running multiple OC48s and Gigabit Ethernet. Check out to find out more information about Hurricane Electric.

About the Presenter
Dave Taylor is a 25-year veteran of the Unix community, and has contributed software to many releases, including the Elm Mail System. The author of sixteen books including Teach Yourself Unix in 24 Hours and Wicked Cool Shell Scripts, he's also a monthly columnist in Linux World Magazine and frequent contributor to other technical publications. Dave has an MSEd and an MBA and lives in Boulder, Colorado.

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